Tags » Ashley Hope Perez

A Q&A with Ashley Hope Pérez, Author of ‘Out of Darkness’

This post originally appeared on my other book blog, ShelfLife@Texas. Go check it out if you’re in the mood for some brain food!

In March 1937 a gas leak caused a massive explosion that killed almost 300 children and teachers at a school in New London, Texas. 1,250 more words

Adult Paranormal

[review] Out of Darkness - Ashley Hope Pérez

Release Date: September 1, 2015
Publisher: Carolrhoda LAB
Age Group: Young Adult
Pages: 408
Format: Hardcover
Source: e-ARC received from publisher

“This is East Texas, and there’s lines. 632 more words

YA Fiction

From the Heartland: Ashley Hope Perez

Some places come into your life, others for a season. These places give us different lessons and memories that often come back to haunt us in one way or another. 1,385 more words


review: The knife and the butterfly

title: The knife and the butterfy

author: Ashley Hope Perez

date: 2012, Carolrhoda Lab Books

main character: Martin Azael Arevalo

The plot seems simple: where is Azael? 434 more words

Book Reviews

Ashley Hope Perez: Summer Blog Blast 2012

Ashley Hope Perez is one of those authors you can’t wait to meet in person. She’s got this intellectual side (PhD in Comparative Lit) that tells you she can go quite deep on a variety of topics but she’s also got this side that feels fun and easy to talk to. 1,562 more words


The Knife and the Butterfly by Ashley Hope Pérez

After a marijuana-addled brawl with a rival gang, 16-year-old Azael wakes up to find himself surrounded by a familiar set of concrete walls and a locked door. 920 more words


Guest Post: Ari from Reading in Color Talks "Required" Reading

I had the pleasure of meeting (in some cases, shyly waving at)  some fellow book bloggers at the NCTE/ALAN annual convention: The Reading Zone, Crazy Quilts, The Pirate Tree, Mr. 368 more words

High School